One Year Later, Murder of 13-Year-Old Girl Looms Large in Minds of Neighbors, Investigators

Lancaster, TX - More than a year after a 13-year-old Lancaster girl was kidnapped and murdered, her brutal death is far from forgotten in the Oak Cliff Neighborhood where her body was found.

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Cedar Valley College Family Music Theatre Emphasizes Family Values

Lancaster, TX - Cedar Valley College Family Music Theatre (FMT) celebrated their 25th anniversary in April. A musical revue that month brought many longtime participants in the program, started by Dr. Sam Germany in 1994, back to celebrate.

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City of Lancaster Police Department is hiring

Lancaster, TX - The City of Lancaster Police Department is hiring and will be testing August 11, 2018. All applications and required documents must be submitted electronically by August 9, 2018 at 4:00pm.

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Texas Summer Travel Guide

Texas has many adventures to offer the summer traveler. You can explore her natural beauty, exciting events, adrenaline pumping rollercoasters, delicious Texas fare, and so much more.

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Man barricaded himself in Lancaster Motel 6 after employee's sex assault accusation

Lancaster, TX - A hotel guest was arrested after an hours-long standoff Tuesday that began when a Lancaster motel employee accused him of sexual assault. 

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UPDATED: Lancaster Police Investigating Deadly Shooting at Restaurant

Lancaster, TX - One man is dead and a woman is injured, following a shooting the parking lot of an IHOP along I-35 near Belt Line Road in Lancaster on Sunday afternoon.

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Lancaster schools receive washers and dryers to help students in need

Lancaster, TX - Some teachers at Pleasant Run Elementary School are going above and beyond to make sure their students are comfortable and focused on learning.  “We are just trying to fulfill a need,” said teacher Armand Allen.

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Lancaster police shoot and kill driver who hit one of them with his SUV

Lancaster, TX - Police shot and killed an SUV driver who ran over and dragged one officer with his vehicle, according to media reports.  During a traffic stop Sunday night on the 1500 block of Dewbury Boulevard, the driver put his vehicle into reverse and aimed at the officers, NBC 5 reports.

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Lancaster Names Lone Finalist for Fire Chief

Lancaster, TX - Kenneth L. Johnson has been named the Lone Finalist for the position of Fire Chief.   In December 2017, the City of Lancaster launched a formal search for the next Fire Chief and received over 41 applicants from 15 states.

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Man on the run after fatally shooting girlfriend, Lancaster police say

Lancaster, TX - Lancaster police are searching for a man suspected of killing his girlfriend Wednesday night.  Officers responded shortly before 10 p.m. to a domestic disturbance in the 2300 block of Verona Drive, near North Dallas Avenue.

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